Still A Crisis: How Congress Continues To Battle Opioid Addiction


We have to keep talking about the opioid crisis. Our approach to dealing with America’s addiction is expensive, and still struggling. Yes, we have seen a reduction in opiate overdose deaths since the widespread distribution of lifesaving Narcan administered in emergencies. And yes, significant work has been accomplished on state and federal levels to provide more access to treatment, but the costs, casualties, and care are still not where we need to be. 

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